His silence
Unspoken words
Were silently
Shared loudly.
A man
Who couldn’t speak aloud;
He lived
His life
Too proudly.
They would have helped
If he’d have said,
If only
They had known.
But silence reigned
And now,
Too late,
With silent wings,
He’s flown.

[For Leigh x]

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4 Responses to #ItsOkToTalk

  1. jfb57 says:

    We all need to speak up!


  2. Lizzie says:

    You enlighten some of my days with your poems thank you I will read them every dat although I do not say xx

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  3. Lizzie says:



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